Location: Mary Ann Evans Hospice, Eliot Way, Nuneaton, CV10 7QL
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Closing date: 15th April
Interview Date: 24th April
Key about the role:
This is an excellent opportunity to utilise your leadership, managerial and clinical skills to take the Day Hospice and Hospice at Home teams forward. If you feel you have the skills, determination and passion to lead this team then please take the time to read the job description and person specification.
The post holder will be responsible for ensuring the efficient and effective day to day running of the Service, to deliver key quality, performance and financial plans, achieving key service improvements and line management to designated staff. They will take the lead in developing a culture of high performance, ownership and accountability where safety, quality and excellence in patient outcome and experience is consistently delivered, in line with not only national and locally agreed standards but also the high standards of performance Mary Ann Evans sets itself.
You will be a Registered Nurse, holding a teaching and mentoring qualification, with experience and proven clinical nursing skills in palliative and end of life care. Preferably you will hold an accredited or post registration qualification in palliative care related field, an Advanced Communication Skills course and have completed a course or training in leadership/management.
You will need to be able to work autonomously and as part of team, be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills and have experience and proficiency in developing, supervising and supporting team members. Car driver is essential. You will have a caring and compassionate nature with the ability to think and operate within the ethos of the Hospice.
The Hospice is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of individuals and expects all staff to share this commitment. As part of our safe recruitment practice, it is a mandatory requirement for all newly appointed staff to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, this will be updated 3 yearly.
For further details / informal visits please contact: Thom Allison, Clinical Development Lead, 02476 865440, or email firstname.lastname@example.org